Getty Center’s annual evacuation drill scheduled for 11/23

Please be advised that the Getty Center’s annual evacuation drill will be taking place on Monday, November 23. It will start around 10:30 a.m. and should last until noon. If you are at the Getty during this time you will have to take part in this drill. If you do not wish to participate, please plan to arrive for your appointment after 12:00 p.m.

 If you wish to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please call the Reference Desk at (310) 440-7390.


Metro bus stop closure on Sepulveda Blvd October 19 and 20

Due to construction on the new bus stop at Getty Center Drive, the southbound Metro bus stop on Sepulveda Boulevard at Getty Center Drive will be closed on Monday, October 19 and Tuesday, October 20.

Southbound passengers will embark and disembark at the Church Street bus stop, a short walk from the South Gate.  Inside the South Gate, a shuttle will take passengers — both Getty staff and visitors — to and from the shuttle turnaround at the top of the hill throughout the day, from 6am to 6pm.

The northbound bus stop in front of Leo Baeck will remain open and unaffected.

Getty Center Drive entrance closed – portions of this Friday, Monday, Tuesday

The main Getty Center Drive entrance will be closed for portions of the day this coming Friday, Monday and Tuesday.

The following is the closure schedule:

Friday, August 7, from 7:00am until 9:30am

Monday, August 10, from 7:00am until 7:00pm

Tuesday August 11 from 7:00am until 9:30am.

All drivers will need to enter via the South Gate during these closure times. 

Pedestrians, including staff and readers arriving via public transportation, may continue to enter and depart via the sidewalk at the main Getty Center Drive entryway. 

These closures are to facilitate crane work for the new P1 restroom facilities.